Henry Kissinger

U.S. Marines patrol on April 1, 2009 through Now Zad in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Why America Lost in Afghanistan

Successive U.S. administrations failed to heed the lessons of a forgotten counterinsurgency success story from Vietnam.

Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin shakes hands with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat at the start of the second trilateral meeting with U.S. President Jimmy Carter at Camp David on Sept. 7, 1978. The talks led to the Camp David Accords.(Bettmann Archives via Getty Images)

Did Camp David Doom the Palestinians?

A new diplomatic history argues that the United States, Egypt, and Israel prevented a Palestinian state from emerging. But leaders such as Yasser Arafat bear much of the blame.

U.S. President Donald Trump shakes hands with National Security Advisor Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster on February 20. (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Grand Strategy Is Overrated

Why President Trump shouldn’t necessarily heed the long-term vision of his own National Security Strategy.

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How to Learn to Live With a Nuclear North Korea

The best chance for getting Pyongyang to give up its weapons is actually letting it have them.

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Shunning Rule Book, Trump Pursues ‘Art of the Deal’ With China

Experts say 'risky and dangerous' approach could produce results.

TOPSHOT - US President Barack Obama (L) and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk before an economic leaders meeting at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit at the Lima Convention Centre on November 20, 2016 in Lima.
Asia-Pacific leaders are expected to send a strong message in defense of free trade as they wrap up a summit that has been overshadowed by US President-elect Donald Trump's protectionism. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski        (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

The Russian Question

Moscow may no longer be a superpower, but its revanchist politics are unsettling the international order. How should Donald Trump deal with Vladimir Putin?

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger participate in "Conversations on Diplomacy, Moderated by Charlie Rose,?€ at the Department of State in Washington, DC, on April 20, 2011. AFP Photo/Jewel Samad (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Henry Kissinger Will Eat Sh*t and Endorse Hillary Clinton

The ghost of Richard Nixon is back. And he’s mad as hell about the former secretaries of state and the Washington establishment.

SAN DIEGO, CA - APRIL 8: Books sit stacked in a bedroom at a hoarders home in on April 8, 2011in San Diego, California. Martin's mother was a hoarder and recenty passed away leaving her son Greg and his wife Sidney to clean the place out.  (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images for YOU Magazine)

Meet the Finalists for the 2016 Lionel Gelber Prize

This year's Lionel Gelber Prize will be awarded on March 1. Read about the finalists here.

HBO Documentary Screening Of "Bobby Fischer Against The World"

The Problem With Kissinger’s World Order

Is there any hope for global cooperation in this new world of interstate and tribal conflict?

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McCain to Protesters: You’re ‘Low-Life Scum’

Code Pink protesters tried to shout down former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. Sen. John McCain would have none of it.

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